1 (def 9b).
[jak-daw] /ˈdʒækˌdɔ/ noun 1. a glossy, black, European bird, Corvus monedula, of the crow family, that nests in towers, ruins, etc. 2. . /ˈdʒækˌdɔː/ noun 1. a large common Eurasian passerine bird, Corvus monedula, in which the plumage is black and dark grey: noted for its thieving habits: family Corvidae (crows) n. 1540s, the common […]
[jakt] /dʒækt/ adjective, Slang. 1. very stimulated and excited, as from coffee or drugs. [jak] /dʒæk/ noun 1. any of various portable devices for raising or lifting heavy objects short heights, using various mechanical, pneumatic, or hydraulic methods. 2. Also called knave. Cards. a playing card bearing the picture of a soldier or servant. 3. […]
- Jacked in
adjective phrase Up-to-date and aware; on top of: I’m impressed by the level of techiness: people here are fully jacked in [1990s+; fr jack, ”male plug used in telephone and electronic patching,” hence ”totally connected”]
/dʒæˈkiːn/ noun 1. (Irish) a slick self-assertive lower-class Dubliner